Pruritus is found among people who take Spiriva, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Advair Diskus 100/50, and have Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease . We study 63,196 people who have side effects while taking Spiriva from FDA and social media. Among them, 770 have Pruritus. Find out below who they are, when they have Pruritus and more.
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Spiriva has active ingredients of tiotropium bromide monohydrate. It is often used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (latest outcomes from Spiriva 58,571 users)
Pruritus (severe itching of the skin) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, chest pain, thrombocytopenia, feeling abnormal, diarrhea (latest reports from 100,475 Pruritus patients).
On Aug, 21, 2016
63,196 people reported to have side effects when taking Spiriva.
Among them, 770 people (1.22%) have Pruritus
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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COPD recent diagnosis, Sleep Apnea - diagnosed about 8 yrs ago- use CPAP nightly, nasal allergies, recent back injury, 2 rotator cuff surgeries in the last 10 yrs, about 30 lbs. overweight, history of heart palpitations and arrithmias
I come from an obese family but maintained a healthy 135 LBs for over 70 years UNTIL I started taking Spiriva. I maintain between 1000 and 1200 cal. a day mostly fruit and veggies. have just tipped the scales at 160 after 11 months on Spiriva. any help out there?
Diagnosed with prostate cancer 2 years ago, had radical prostatectomy, radiation therapy and lupron injection. (Feb. 2015 was date of lupron) Have had itchy red rash over trunk and arms and legs for 5 months. Nothing seems to help. Steroids did a little bit
Hi, I am a 53 year young woman with some unfortunately serious health issues. I have had to increase my daily dose of two 81 mg aspirin twice a day to two 325 mg aspirin twice a day, along with Plavix, due to having a third TIA within a year, and I've noticed that my skin has become very itchy. ...
Hey there. 41 year old divorced, single mother of two gorgeous girl all the way from South Africa. Was diagnosed with Bipolar Type 2 in October 2013 and have been learning how to cope and be 'normal'.
I am 76 years of age--was heavy smoker and stopped smoking 7 years ago. Diagnosed with COPD and taking Spiriva for 3 years. Had endoscopy a month ago which showed a stomach ulcer. I am regularly exercising - I don't want to take meds with steroids.
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